Labneh is a thick, strained yogurt also referred to as yogurt cheese. It is essentially similar to Greek yogurt, though often more thoroughly strained and therefore thicker. Labneh is usually made with whole milk and served in a savory manner. See: Greek yogurt.

Health considerations

See: Greek yogurt.

Keep in mind

See: Greek yogurt.

May be found in

Dips, Lebanese & Middle Eastern cuisine


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Alternative Spellings and Names


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